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Around Nod ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jackson. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the south of Nod. Jackson has a population of 161,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Pearl. It is located about 34 miles [ km] to the south of Nod and has a population of 26,500 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nod.<2>

  • Adelle [Madison County]
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    • Adelle [Madison County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the southwest of Nod
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  • Bentonia [Yazoo County]
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    • Bentonia [Yazoo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Nod
    • Estimated population in 2019: 419 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bentonia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bentonia<4>
  • Canton [Madison County]
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    • Canton [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Nod
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,094 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<4>
  • Eden [Yazoo County]
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    • Eden [Yazoo County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Nod
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Flora [Madison County]
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    • Flora [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south of Nod
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,862 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flora have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flora<4>
  • Jonestown [Yazoo County]
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    • Jonestown [Yazoo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Nod
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    • Kearney Park [Madison County]
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      • Kearney Park [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Nod
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    • Lake City [Humphreys County]
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      • Lake City [Humphreys County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Nod
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Maris Town [Madison County]
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      • Maris Town [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Nod
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maris Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mill Town [Madison County]
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      • Mill Town [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Nod
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oil City [Yazoo County]
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      • Oil City [Yazoo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Nod
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oil City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pickens [Holmes County]
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      • Pickens [Holmes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Nod
      • Estimated population in 2019: 995 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pickens have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickens<4>
    • Satartia [Yazoo County]
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      • Satartia [Yazoo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Nod
      • Estimated population in 2019: 50 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satartia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sharon [Madison County]
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      • Sharon [Madison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Nod
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    • Yazoo City [Yazoo County]
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      • Yazoo City [Yazoo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Nod
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,869 people
      • Former names for Yazoo City:
      • Hannan's Bluff
      • Manchester
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yazoo City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yazoo City<4>

For more communities neighboring Nod, please visit our County-by-County Page for Nod.

Yazoo County ...

Nod is located in Yazoo County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Yazoo County: Hinds, Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Madison, Sharkey & Warren.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nod ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nod.

Airports Near Nod ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Nod and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Nod.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Mississippi

About Yazoo County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nod. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nod.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nod) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nod. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7565, Longitude: -90.2306       In this case, the coordinates for Nod have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Yazoo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Nod), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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